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Grant Provides Books for Students New to the Country

Highland High School is using a $25,000 Success Award from the APS Education Foundation to buy books for students just learning to read English.

Posted December 8, 2017

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Student of the Week Deion D’Arco

Senior at Albuquerque High School

Posted December 5, 2017

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Student of the Week Allie Lopez

Kindergartener at Arroyo del Oso Elementary School

Posted November 28, 2017

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Achieve Awards Granted to 21 Projects

The APS Education Foundation awards grants ranging in size from $400 to $10,000 to school clubs and activities across the district.

Posted November 26, 2017

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Student of the Week Libni Perez

A senior at College and Career High School.

Posted November 14, 2017

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Meet the Class of 2018 Selfless Seniors

For a decade now, the APS Education Foundation has been recognizing high school seniors who selflessly give back to their communities.

Posted November 13, 2017

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Student of the Week Gia Sierra

2nd grader at Alvarado Elementary School

Posted November 7, 2017

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Student of the Week Justice Bushman

5th grader at Chamiza Elementary School

Posted November 1, 2017

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Student of the Week Jacob Birk

Eighth grader at Jimmy Carter Middle School

Posted October 24, 2017

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Student of the Week Orlando Ortiz

6th grader at McKinley Middle School

Posted October 17, 2017

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New Head of APS Education Foundation Named

Shannon Barnhill, who once served as a member of the Foundation team, will now be its executive director.

Posted October 17, 2017

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Student of the Week Monica Johnson

A junior at Volcano Vista High School

Posted October 10, 2017

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Student of the Week Osman Enriquez

4th grader at Edward Gonzales Elementary School

Posted October 3, 2017

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Student of the Week Emily Aragon

8th grader at James Monroe MS

Posted September 26, 2017

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Student of the Week Presleigh McClintic

Second grader at Osuna Elementary School

Posted September 19, 2017

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Student of the Week Leslie Bustillos

8th grader at Ernie Pyle Middle School

Posted September 11, 2017

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Student of the Week Liliana Villanueva

Fourth grader at Duranes Elementary School

Posted September 5, 2017

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Student of the Week Aylin Leon

Third grader at Mark Twain Elementary

Posted August 29, 2017

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Student of the Week Karah Russell

5th grader at Susie Rayos Marmon Elementary

Posted August 22, 2017

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$1M+ in 2 Years! Foundation Puts Money into Schools

APS Education Foundation grants totaled more than half a million dollars last school year, helping 34,000 students.

Posted August 18, 2017

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Manzano Hosts Bridge Program for Incoming Freshmen

The program sponsored by the APS Education Foundation helped students gain skills, confidence and a better shot at success.

Posted July 26, 2017

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$50,000 Donation Supports Literacy and Community Mentoring Programs

The donation was made by Alliance Data to the APS Education Foundation to expand programs such as the one at Manzano Mesa Elementary.

Posted June 29, 2017

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Two Students to Join Foundation Board

Albuquerque High’s Ronja Steinbach and Atrisco Heritage Academy’s Joseph Barbara are expected to be confirmed on June 20.

Posted June 2, 2017

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TAES STEAM Lab Gets Funding

Tierra Antigua Elementary was awarded the highly competitive APS Education Foundation's Success Awards grant.

Posted May 22, 2017

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Student of the Week Solara Tafoya

5th grader at Griegos Elementary School

Posted May 22, 2017

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Student of the Week Tony C. Henry

4th grader at Tierra Antigua Elementary School

Posted May 16, 2017

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Student of the Week Addison Arndt

5th Grade at John Baker Elementary School

Posted May 9, 2017

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Student of the Week Nathan Collins

Junior at School on Wheels

Posted May 2, 2017

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Student of the Week Uriel Ortega

A fifth grader at Alameda Elementary School

Posted April 25, 2017

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Celebrating the Past, Present and Future

Some of the best students and teachers in Albuquerque Public Schools were honored during the inaugural Gold Bar Gala sponsored by the APS Education Foundation.

Posted April 25, 2017

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APS Education Foundation News
Grant Provides Books for Students New to the Country
Highland High School is using a $25,000 Success Award from the APS Education Foundation to buy books for students just learning to read English.
Student of the Week Deion D’Arco
Senior at Albuquerque High School
Student of the Week Allie Lopez
Kindergartener at Arroyo del Oso Elementary School
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